Georgiana McCRAE, Portrait of Dr Farquhar McCrae Enlarge 1 /1

Georgiana McCRAE

London, England 1804 – Australia 1890

  • Australia from 1841

Portrait of Dr Farquhar McCrae 25 April 1832 Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: drawings, watercolours, graphite; watercolour; paper drawing in black pencil and watercolour Support: paper

Primary Insc: signed and dated and titled verso centre in black pencil, 'London / 25th April 1832 / G. G. McCrae'. titled verso centre in black pencil, 'Farquhar McCrae M.D.'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: inscribed on label on backing support in ink, 'Portrait of Dr. Farquhar McCrae / surgeon at the Melbourne Hospital / Painted by his sister-in-law / Mrs Andrew McCrae.' framer's label printed in red ink, 'GALLERY OF ART / T.S. GLASIER & CO. / PTY. LTD. / UNION HOUSE / 286 LIT COLLINS ST. / MELBOURNE'
Dimensions: image oval 14.0 h x 11.4 w cm sheet 19.3 h x 15.4 w cm sight 13.4 h x 10.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2002
Accession No: NGA 2002.299
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from Sotheby's Australia, 2002.